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Virginia Hughes of BuzzFeed News joins us for a roundup of her top science stories of the week.
Whales stabilize the ocean ecosystem through a mechanism scientists call the “whale pump,” or fecal plumes.
Currently, there are 2,142 U.S. and foreign species protected under the Endangered Species Act.
Ira Flatow and guests share science funnies and discover an element of humor (pu...
Researchers have tickled gorillas, bonobos, chimps and humans in an effort to un...
Do 'science' and 'comedy' go together?
Can hearty laughter have some of the same physiological effects as exercise?
Smile, smile, smile. Happiness may be catching.
Author Scott Weems lets us in on the jokes and uncovers the science of humor.